11 April

I was going to take some pictures of the scilla and chionodoxa in the front lawn, but the weather intervened. Here’s the pond, with the forsythia to the right (note that it looks the same as it did in the 29 March posting!) and some wild iris (Iris shrevei) to the left, starting to poke up in the pond.

The snow is quite pretty, but enough already. I want to garden!


2 responses to this post.

  1. […] of snowfalls (and subsequent shoveling) will have to end sometime.  Last year, there was snow in April, though, so I won’t be putting away the snow shovel any day […]


  2. […] is nearly always the case in Chicago, there’s a depressing late snowfall. It happened right as the first daffodil blooms appeared this past weekend. The snow was gone […]


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